Monday, July 22 2019
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HOURS:
Monday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Tuesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Thursday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Friday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Saturday: 10 AM - 3 PM
Sunday: CLOSED

Teen Book Discussion

We meet one evening of every month in the Teen Room to discuss the book of the month from 6:30-7:30pm. All interested young people in grades 8-12 are welcome. Refreshments are served. Ask for a copy of the current book at the front desk.

March Teen Book Discussion 3/9/16 @ 6:30pm (Grades 8-12)

March Teen Book Discussion 3/9/16 @ 6:30pm (Grades 8-12)

‘Panic’ by Lauren Oliver “Panic began as so many things do in Carp, a poor town of twelve thousand people in the middle of nowhere: because it was summer, and there was nothing else to do. Heather never thought she would compete in panic, a legendary game played by graduating seniors. She’d never thought...
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February Teen Book Discussion 2/11/15 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 9-12)

February Teen Book Discussion 2/11/15 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 9-12)

The book of the month is ‘Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe’ by Benjamin Saenz. Aristotle is an angry teen with a brother in prison. Dante is a know-it-all who has an unusual way of looking at the world. When the two meet at the swimming pool, they seem to have...
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January Teen Book Discussion 1/14/15 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 9-12)

January Teen Book Discussion 1/14/15 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 9-12)

The book of the month is ‘The Beginnings of Everything’ by Robyn Schneider.   Varsity tennis captain, Ezra Faulkner, was supposed to be homecoming king, but that was before—before his girlfriend cheated on him, before a car accident shattered his leg, and before he fell in love with unpredictable new girl Cassidy Thorpe.  ...
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December T/ween COMBINED Book Discussion 12/3/14 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 6-12)

December T/ween COMBINED Book Discussion 12/3/14 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 6-12)

** Please note this month is a combination group for both tweens and teens. The book of the month is Prisoner B-3087 by Alan Gratz Survive. At any cost. 10 concentration camps. 10 different places where you are starved, tortured, and worked mercilessly. It’s something no one could imagine surviving. But it is what...
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November Teen Book Discussion 11/12/14 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 9-12)

November Teen Book Discussion 11/12/14 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 9-12)

The book of the month is ‘Will Grayson, Will Grayson’ by John Green and David Levithan. One cold night, in a most unlikely corner of Chicago, two teens—both named Will Grayson—are about to cross paths. As their worlds collide and intertwine, the Will Graysons find their lives going in new and unexpected directions, building...
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October Teen Book Discussion 10/8/14 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 9-12)

October Teen Book Discussion 10/8/14 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 9-12)

The Summoning by Kelley Armstrong is the book of the month. My name is Chloe Saunders and my life will never be the same again. All I wanted was to make friends, meet boys, and keep on being ordinary. I don’t even know what that means anymore. It all started on the day that...
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September Teen Book Discussion 9/10/14 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 9-12)

September Teen Book Discussion 9/10/14 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 9-12)

The book of the month is ‘Before I Fall‘ by Lauren Oliver. With this stunning debut novel, New York Times bestselling author Lauren Oliver emerged as one of today’s foremost authors of young adult fiction. Like Jay Asher’s Thirteen Reasons Why and Gayle Forman’s If I Stay, Before I Fall raises thought-provoking questions about...
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August T/Ween Book Discussion 8/13/14 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 6-12)

August T/Ween Book Discussion 8/13/14 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 6-12)

The book of the month is ‘Divergent’ by Veronica Roth. Perfect for fans of the Hunger Games and Maze Runner series, Divergent is an  electrifying thriller filled with tough decisions, stunning consequences, and unexpected romance. Fans of the Divergent movie will find the book packed with just as much emotional depth and exhilarating action...
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SPARK a ‘Code Orange’ Discussion 7/9/14 @ 6:30pm (Register Ages 10-19)

SPARK a ‘Code Orange’ Discussion 7/9/14 @ 6:30pm (Register Ages 10-19)

The book to ‘spark a reaction’ is Code Orange by Caroline B. Cooney. Walking around New York City was what Mitty Blake did best. He loved the city, and even after 9/11, he always felt safe. Mitty was a carefree guy–he didn’t worry about terrorists or blackouts or grades or anything, which is why...
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June Teen Book Discussion 6/11/14 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 5-8)

June Teen Book Discussion 6/11/14 @ 6:30pm (Register Grades 5-8)

The book of the month is ‘Fangirl’ by Rainbow Rowell.In Rainbow Rowell’s Fangirl, Cath is a Simon Snow fan. Okay, the whole world is a Simon Snow fan, but for Cath, being a fan is her life–and she’s really good at it. She and her twin sister, Wren, ensconced themselves in the Simon Snow...
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